There are 5 ways to get from Belmopan to Tikal by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
  2. Drive from San Ignacio to Tikal

$8 - $12

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Bus, drive via Benque Viejo del Carmen  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Belmopan to Benque Viejo del Carmen
  2. Drive from Benque Viejo del Carmen to Tikal

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Belmopan to Tikal 96.9 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Belmopan (BCV) to San Ignacio (CYD) BCV - CYD
  2. Drive from San Ignacio to Tikal

$58 - $153

Shuttle, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belmopan to Flores
  2. Take the bus from Santa Elena - Mercado to Parque Nacional Tikal Santa Elena

$23 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Belmopan to Tikal is to bus and drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belmopan to Tikal is to fly and drive which costs $55 - $160 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Belmopan and Tikal is 91 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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The best way to get from Belmopan to Tikal without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 7 h 34 min and costs $23 - $29.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Belmopan to Tikal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Belmopan Airport to San Ignacio Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belmopan to Tikal is 155 km. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Belmopan to Tikal.

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Tropic Air offers flights from Belmopan Airport to San Ignacio Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tikal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belmopan to Belmopan Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Belmopan to Tikal.
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  • Distance: 56.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Belmopan, Belize and Tikal, Guatemala?

There is no direct connection from Belmopan to Tikal. However, you can take the bus to San Ignacio then take the drive to Tikal. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Benque Viejo del Carmen then take the drive to Tikal.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Bus operators
Westline
Phone
+501 824-2620
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Bus from Belmopan to Benque Viejo del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Shaw's Bus Line
Bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Bus from Belmopan to Benque Viejo del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Belmopan to Flores
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Book at
marlinespadas.net
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Santa Elena - Mercado to Parque Nacional Tikal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com

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